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Physics & Engineering Festival Set For Saturday At Texas A&M

Posted: 10:19 AM - It ain't easy being green, but you'll have two chances at seeing green this week at Texas A&M University's 2015 Physics and Engineering Festival, to be headlined by world-renowned physicist, bestselling author and science communicator Dr. Brian Greene.

From the Ground Up - Food Security and Food Safety

Posted: 7:44 AM - A country that has food security is one with a population that has enough to eat. A country that has food safety enjoys a food supply that is safe to eat. Thanks to a robust agricultural industry, U.S. consumers have experienced the benefits of both food security and food safety for a very long time. Larry Combest served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1985 until 2003.

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Feds: National Guardsman plotted attack for ISIS

Posted: 11:41 AM - A National Guardsman arrested for supporting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria had allegedly planned an attack on a military post in Illinois, the Justice Department said Thursday.

Top General: Iran, Shia Militia Not in Tikrit Fight

Posted: 10:14 AM - The top U.S. general for the Middle East says Iranian forces and Shia militia groups have left the fight and pulled back from Tikrit, as U.S. airstrikes were launched Wednesday to support Iraqi forces and try to take back the Islamic State-held city.

FDA to Scrutinize Unproven Alternative Remedies

Posted: 10:17 AM - Federal officials plan to scrutinize the safety and evidence behind alternative remedies like Zicam and Cold-Eeze, so-called homeopathic products that are protected by federal law, but not accepted by mainstream medicine.

Official: US Military to Charge Bergdahl with Desertion

Updated: 03/25/2015 - A U.S. official says the Army sergeant who abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years will be court martialed on charges of desertion and avoiding military service.

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Fiery Crash On Interstate 35 Kills One, Shuts Down Highway

Updated: 6:18 PM - Officers, firefighters and paramedics were en route late Thursday morning to reports of a fiery crash involving an 18-wheeler on Interstate 35 in Salado that apparently collapsed a bridge and shut down the highway in both directions.

Pearland Twins Deaths Ruled Homicide

Posted: 7:53 AM - The Harris County medical examiner's office has ruled the deaths of twin toddlers, after they were found unresponsive in a bathtub at their Pearland home, as homicides.

House OKs Ban on Texting While Driving, But Veto May Loom

Posted: 03/25/2015 - The Texas House has approved a statewide ban on texting while driving, advancing a plan that cleared the Legislature previously but fell victim to a gubernatorial veto - and may face a similar fate this time.

School Voucher Debate Continues in Austin

Posted: 7:51 AM - A Texas Senate education panel is considering a sweeping but divisive voucher plan that would let families get state funding to send their children to private and religious schools.

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